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LinkedIn Learning at NorQuest College: Home

A guide to registering for and using Lynda.com at NorQuest College

Introducing LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning logo

Lynda.com is now LinkedIn Learning!  As of July 15th, all Lynda.com accounts will become LinkedIn Learning accounts.  If you have an existing account on Lynda.com, you will have received an email from NorQuest College via LinkedIn Learning inviting you to activate your account on LinkedIn Learning. If you didn't receive an email or need it sent again, please contact the Library.

NOTE: You do not have to create a LinkedIn account or link your existing LinkedIn account to your account on LinkedIn Learning.

Create a LinkedIn Learning account

You must be a current student, staff or faculty member of NorQuest College in order to sign up for a LinkedIn Learning account. Use this link to access LinkedIn Learning to create an account: www.linkedin.com/learning/activate

  1.  Go to http://www.linkedin.com/learning/activate
    LinkedIn Learning email verification screen
  2. Type in your @mynorquest.ca for students or @norquest.ca for staff/faculty and click on the Verify email button.
  3. An email will be sent to the email account you entered. Check your NorQuest email account.
  4. In the email from LinkedIn Learning is a Get Started Now button that will take you to the LinkedIn Learning website.
  5. On the Welcome screen, you may choose to Connect your LinkedIn account or Continue without LinkedIn.
  6. If you choose to Continue without LinkedIn, it will ask you again whether you want to connect or not connect your LinkedIn account. You do not have to have a LinkedIn account. If you chose Continue without LinkedIn, the next screen will ask you to enter your @mynorquest.ca or @norquest.ca email address again.  Click on the Send verification code once your email address is entered.
  7. Check your email account for an email from LinkedIn Learning and copy the verification code to paste into the next box at LinkedIn Learning.email with example verification code
  8. Enter your verification code into the box labeled Verification Code and click on the Verify Code button.
    LinkedIn box to enter verification code
  9. Follow the password requirement instructions (in red) to create a password and enter it a second time in the Confirm New Password box.Click on the Create button.
    LinkedIn Learning set password box
  10. Once the Welcome screen opens, click on the Sounds Good button.LinkedIn Learning Welcome screen
  11. Choose what your interests are on the following screen or select the "Not sure yet" link.LinkedIn Learning's Interest selection page
  12. On the next screen you can select any skills you are interested in by clicking on the box for the skill.
    LinkedIn Learning's Popular Sklls page
  13. Click on the Continue button to complete your account creation.

 

Logging in to LinkedIn Learning

Once you have an account on LinkedIn Learning, you can use this link to login directly  https://www.linkedin.com/learning/login-ent or by choosing "Sign in with your organization account" on the LinkedIn Learning Sign In page.

 

Off-campus access to LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is available for off-campus access.  Users must first create their account using this link and their NorQuest email address.  Once your account is created you can also sign in directly at https://www.LinkedIn.com/Learning by choosing Sign in with your organization account on the sign-in page

New to LinkedIn Learning

New courses from LinkedIn Learning. Create your account and login prior to accessing these links.

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LinkedIn Learning on Mobile Devices

Links to mobile apps are located at the bottom of the page when logged in to LinkedIn.com/Learning or they can be found in the app stores on your device.